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11 min ago | Ballard News-Tribune

Ballard Urban Design Advisory Group Meeting coming up

They provide consistent review and advice on the direction of this project and its products.

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4 hrs ago | Business Journal

Paul Schell: A lifetime of achievement, with a touch of controversy

In the 1970s, when former Seattle Mayor Paul Schell was the president of a civic group called Allied Arts, he led the fight to save Pike Place Market from being redeveloped.

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10 hrs ago | The Stranger

This Might Be Your Only Chance to Name a Water Taxi the 'Cobain Watertrain'

West Seattle Blog tipped me to the fact that King County Ferry District is hosting an open online survey to name two new Water Taxis serving West Seattle and Vashon Island.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

West Seattle Blog

Changes ahead at 4480 Fauntleroy Way: Diva Espresso, Maestro Motors,...

The other shoe has dropped following the sale of 4480 Fauntleroy Way SW in The Triangle - the three businesses in the building have been given notice to leave.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Former Seattle Mayor Paul Schell dies

Schell served one term as Seattle's mayor from 1998 to 2002 before losing a re-election bid to Greg Nickels .

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

SBWire

North Seattle Chiropractors Release Health Tips for Desk Job Workdays

Abrams Chiropractic of Seattle has released a breakdown of helpful tips for improving posture, maintaining healthy circulation and keeping up metabolism during workdays for those who sit at a desk for extended periods of time.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

West Seattle Blog

Traffic/Transit Today: Thursday updates & reminders

Summery weather is returning , the forecasters say; we'll see how it goes on the roads, trails, and waterways as the morning unfolds.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Police arrest man who pulled knife during homophobic rant in Capitol Hill

Seattle police arrested a man early Wednesday morning after two people inside a Capitol Hill QFC were threatened with a knife and treated to homophobic remarks, reports say.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

West Seattle Blog

West Seattle community rep sought for Boeing Field's 'Roundtable'

Just noticed while checking the Boeing Field website that its advisory group, the Roundtable , has an opening for a West Seattle representative.

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West Seattle Blog

How can Roxbury change to become safer? Find out July 31st

After a campaign launched by community advocates one year ago , the city promised to make SW Roxbury safer.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

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Protesters lie under ambulance during eviction of war vet

After a brief reprieve from an eviction, the King County Sheriff's Office removed a disabled Vietnam veteran and his family from their West Seattle home, but this time, activists staged what they called an "eviction blockade" and blocked an ambulance outside the home.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

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Development Update July 17: A pair of subdivisions

It was a rather slow week of applications from Ballard to the Department of Planning and Development .

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West Seattle Blog

Pianos in the Parks: West Seattle, White Center parks included

If you weren't already planning to spend part of your summer at city/county parks - a public/private-partnership plan announced today is meant to give you a reason to visit.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Woman assaults employees, drops pants at Broadway Dick's Drive-In

A woman gave Dick's Drive-In staff and customers an eyeful in Capitol Hill Wednesday night after harassing and assaulting people and then dropping her pants, according to Seattle police reports.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

West Seattle Blog

Jailed, West Seattle-residing deputy fired by King County Sheriff

Followup on the story of Darrion Holiwell , the King County Sheriff's Deputy jailed and charged with crimes including promoting prostitution and drug dealing : Sheriff John Urquhart has fired the 49-year-old West Seattle resident, according to this announcement we just received: Holiwell was arrested June 19, 2014 and subsequently charged with ... (more)

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New Dawn Guatemala hosts fundraiser on Wednesday evening

A Seattle-based non-profit will host a fundraiser at Chuck's Hop Shop on Wednesday evening, with the proceeds going to benefit a rural community in Guatemala.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

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Development Update July 3: A pair of land use decisions

It was a relatively slow week of Ballard-related decisions made by Department of Planning and Development .

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

West Seattle Herald

Two fires within an hour flare up in Highland Park

Two fires in the Highland Park neighborhood of West Seattle kept firefighters busy on Wednesday.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

West Seattle Blog

Followup: Bike-corral breakthrough in The Junction

A week and a half ago, we published an open letter decrying the delay in installing the planned West Seattle Junction bike corral.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

West Seattle recycling center cleared after attempt at recycling an explosive

The workers who discovered the explosive, built out of fireworks, called police, who arrived at the Delridge-area recycling center in the 700 block of South Idaho Street, reports say.

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